Opening Ceremonies of Track & Field Games at Soldier Field

Canceled

Date & Time: Thu, May 02, 2019 from 10:00 AM - 1:00 PM

Location:

1410 S. Museum Campus Dr.
Chicago, IL 60605

Fee: $0.00

Age Range: All Ages

Categories: Night Out in the Parks

Description

The Opening Ceremonies serves as the formal start to three days of track and field competition. A formal arrival and lighting of the ceremonial torch will also be part of the celebration. In keeping with a tradition that began over 50 years ago, more than 3,000 Special Olympics Chicago athletes will be participating in a "Parade of Athletes" at Soldier Field, the birthplace of the Special Olympics movement. A formal arrival and lighting of the ceremonial torch will also be part of the celebration.